Salticidae  Blackwall, 1841 / Euophrys  C. L. Koch, 1834   35 species

Euophrys alticola  Denis, 1955


Prosoma dark brown to almost black. Prosoma length: 3.3 mm. Chelicerae dark brown-red. Sternum brown-black Leg I reddish brown, legs II-IV brownish, tarsi lighter. Opisthosoma brown-black, venter with pale area surrounded bordered by 2 pale lines of irregular points.

Body length male: 6.5 mm

Colouration as in males, except legs brownish, tarsi I-IV and metatarsi I-II lighter. Prosoma length: 2.5-2.8 mm. Opisthosoma: venter less brightened than in males and with 4 lines of pale points.

Body length female: 5.2-5.7 mm
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Global distribution (WSC 2020): France, Spain
 male  female
Distribution List
France   (no references) ||| Portugal   (Branco et al., 2019) ||| Spain   (Branco et al., 2019) |||

Branco V V, Morano E, Cardoso P (2019) An update to the Iberian spider checklist (Araneae). [N.B.: few records from this paper are not taken over and not commented] Zootaxa 4614: 201-254 pdf

Denis J (1955b) Recherches d'araignées dans les Pyrénées Centrales (de Barèges à Gavarnie). Bulletin de la Société d'Histoire Naturelle de Toulouse 90: 142-156 pdf

World Spider Catalog (2020) World Spider Catalog. Version 21.0. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (20.03.2020) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

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